About the Archives
Acquiring, preserving, and making available Vancouver's historical records
The City of Vancouver Archives preserves a variety of municipal government and private sector records that document our city's heritage.
Using the archives
- Search our database.
- View digital records online.
Research in person at the Archives
- Research in the Reading Room.
- Access the materials from the stacks.
1150 Chestnut St
Open Monday to Friday
Closed weekends & holidays
9:00am to 5:00pm
10:00am to 4:45pm
The City of Vancouver has been acquiring and preserving historical records since 1933. We collect both civic, government records, and records from businesses, individuals, and organizations in the private sector.